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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2579 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act stopping harm inflicted by the exploitation of life and development

Senate, March 5, 2020 - The committee on Education, to whom were referred the petitions (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 312) of Joan B. Lovely, Bradley H. Jones, Jr., Patrick M. O'Connor, Ryan C. Fattman and other members of the General Court for legislation to prevent the sexual abuse of children and youth; and (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 322) of Patrick M. O'Connor, Patrick Joseph Kearney and Donald F. Humason, Jr. for legislation relative to the screening of prospective school employees for prior investigations into child abuse or sexual misconduct,- reports recommending that the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2579) ought to pass.

Bill Information

Joint Committee on Education
Referred to Senate Committee on Ways and Means

Bill History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill S.2579
Date Branch Action
3/5/2020 Senate Reported from the committee on Education
3/5/2020 Senate New draft of S312 and S322
3/5/2020 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means SJ 1291.
1/5/2021 Senate No further action taken

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